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Congratulate First Female Editor in Saudi Arabia
World  (tags: world, humanrights, action, congratulate 1st female editor in Saudi, freedoms, GoodNews )

- 1164 days ago -
Target: Somayya Jabarti Goal: Congratulate Somayya Jabarti for becoming the first female editor of a newspaper in her country Saudi Arabia is known for their oppressive laws against women, so when a woman is poised to become
Condemn School for Expelling Lesbian Students
World  (tags: africa, humanrights, condemn, Action, gay rights )

- 1219 days ago -
arget: Iganga S.S. Goal: Condemn school for expelling 20 teenagers because they were alleged to be lesbians Twenty girls from a Uganda school called Iganga S.S. have been expelled, over allegations that they were lesbians.
Compensate Victims of Disastrous Factory Fire
World  (tags: humanrights, world, Action, compensate victims of Bangladesh factory )

- 1228 days ago -
Target: Tazreen Fashion Goal: Compensate and provide medical treatment for the victims of a disastrous and deadly fire Last year, a fire in a Bangladesh factory killed 112 people, and the survivors are being left to struggle on their own
Somalia: Don't Criminalize Reporting of Rapes
World  (tags: humanrights, world, violence, RAPE, ACTION, Somalia )

- 1233 days ago -
rget: President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud Goal: Stop the imprisonment of rape survivors and the journalists who report their stories in Somalia Rape is a touchy subject all over the world, and rape victims are unfortunately often subject to suspicion,
Change the Laws for Sex Offenders
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, usa, ACTION, sex offenders )

- 1244 days ago -
Target: CongressI am starting this petition because I am sick of seeing convicted sex offenders being let into our communities after a short sentence, some ineffective treatment that statistics and the news stories clearly show don't work because:
Halt Sexual Harassment of Syrian Refugees in Lebanon
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Action, no sexual harassment of Syrian refugees )

- 1245 days ago -
et: President Michel Suleiman Goal: Hold sexual abusers accountable and allow refugees to report sexual misconduct to authorities Female Syrian refugees are being repeatedly harassed by their employers, landlords,
Stop Human Trafficking in Toronto
World  (tags: world, humanrights, action, Human Trafficking )

- 1248 days ago -
They are trapped in lives of misery--often beaten, starved, and forced to work as prostitutes or to take grueling jobs as migrant, domestic, restaurant, or factory workers with little or no pay. We're working hard to stop human trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, Action, pornography )

- 1256 days ago -
Twitter has become a breeding group for predators to showcase and share pictures of toddlers and young children being raped, sexually abused, or exploited.
Ban Psychologists From Helping Interrogate Prisoners
World  (tags: world, humanrights, usa, ethics, DRs, torture, ACTION, humanrights )

- 1263 days ago -
arget: American Psychological Association Goal: Change the American Psychological Association's Code of Conduct to end the practice of psychologists participating in detainee abuse. A scathing report published on November
Commend Woman for Finding and Freeing Imprisoned Slave
World  (tags: world, usa, humanrights, Action, Thank for helping Slaves )

- 1264 days ago -
get: Julie Keith Goal: Commend Oregon citizen Julie Keith for never giving up on finding and freeing the Chinese slave who smuggled a note into a store product.
Support Efforts to Abolish Slavery and Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Action, support efforts to stop slavery )

- 1277 days ago -
rget: Myrna Jackson, Director of Operations at the Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking (CAST) Goal: Support the work of the Coalition to Abolish Slavery and Trafficking, and encourage other organization
End Slavery in Europe
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Action, end human Slavery, in Europe )

- 1280 days ago -
get: European Parliament Goal: End all forms of slavery, including sex trafficking, throughout the European Union A recent report from the European Parliament reveals a chilling statistic--approximately 880,000
Commend Teen for Raising $500 Million to Educate Syrian Refugees
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Action, Thank Malala raising money for Syrian Re )

- 1280 days ago -
arget: Malala Yousafzai, activist for women's rights and education Goal: Support Malala's efforts to raise $500 million to provide an education to Syrian refugees. A year ago, Malala Yousafzai seized international
Kenya: Protect Girls By Enforcing FGM and Child Marriage Laws
World  (tags: africa, humanrights, ACTION, NO FGMS, Child Marriages )

- 1295 days ago -
Equality Now has been monitoring multiple cases of Kenyan girls running away from their homes or avoiding going home from school during holidays to escape female genital mutilation (FGM) and child marriage,
Protect the Land Rights of Brazil's Indigenous Peoples
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Action, Brazil, indigenous peoples )

- 1302 days ago -
t: Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff Goal: Stop legislation that would erode the rights of indigenous peoples to control of tribal lands and self-determination For centuries, the various indigenous cultures of Brazil have

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